The411: The Kentucky Royal Celebrity Golf & Basketball Tournament and the 4th Annual Pre-Derby All star Jam team up for one of the hottest Pre-Derby parties of 2010. Celebrities start their day golfing at Chariot Run Golf Course. They will tee-off at 9 a.m. Then some of our guests will tip-off for a basketball game at DuPont Manual High School at 8 p.m. Tickets are only $10 per person.
Then it's the official after party at Horseshoe Casino and Hotel in the "Showroom" from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m. Tickets are $40 in advance, $50 at the door and VIP $75. The first 200 people will receive a gift bag. With your admission food will be served. The Red Carpet begins at 11pm.
To kick-off this annual event here's the confirmed guest list: Rodney Harrison, Retired 2-time Super Bowl safety & NBC Sports analyst; Joe Horn, Wide receiver free agent; Ray Buchanan, Retired NFL & former U of L football player; Peerless Price, NFL wide receiver free agent; Dermontti Dawson, Retired NFL player; Artose Pinner, NFL free agent & former U of K football player; Jason Dunn, Former NFL star; Spike Davis, Comedian; Matt Hobbs, WHAS11 Sports Director; Ben Pine, WHAS11 Meteorologist; and Michael & Samantha Adams, ABC’s Wife Swap.
Tickets are now on sale for those wanting to be in the golf gallery. Tickets are$15.00 to purchase tickets go to www.royalkentucky.com or by calling 678.628-5616 or arrive at the course by 11:00am.
The non-profit organizations benefiting from the Royal Kentucky Celebrity Golf Classic is: WestCare Foundation, The Budding Ivey Foundation, Harrison Sports, The Muhammad Ali Center and First Tee Of Louisville. Tickets for the event at Horseshoe call 502-295-0435.
I've been asked to co-host this event. I'm excited to be apart of the inaugural Pre-Derby event along with the other participants. Come on out have a good time because it sounds like this is going to be the only event that will not see rain this Derby weekend.